The Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department is now accepting applications for the position of Patrol Deputy. The OCSD is a fully accredited Sheriff’s Department located in Starkville, Mississippi, the home of the Mississippi State Bulldogs!

We are looking for proactive, community-oriented, and professional officers to fill our ranks.

We offer great benefits including

  • Comp time
  • opportunities for overtime details
  • employer provided health insurance 
  • optional dental and vision insurance
  • optional accidental/disability insurance
  • State retirement and deferred compensation packages
  • take home vehicles

We offer highly competitive pay with a starting salary of $37,128.00 and a Patrol Deputy top out salary of $54,000.00.  These salaries do not include overtime opportunities or Investigator stipends.

Certified officers and lateral transfers will be given precedence, but non-certified may apply.

Please feel free to download our application below. You may Fax it to 662-324-5680 or email directly to  Captain Brett Watson 

For questions please contact 662-323-2421 and ask for Captain Brett Watson


Please feel free to download our application below